Forgiveness and Clemency (Episode 99)
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Caleb and Michael talk about forgiveness and clemency. How does the Stoic idea of forgiveness differ from the popular account – and when should we pardon other’s wrongdoing or address it head on?

(01:16) What Is Forgiveness?

(15:59) The Stoic Account

(25:00) Forgive Everyone At Once

(28:18) Clemency

(35:10) Is Clemency Only A Tool For The Strong?

(45:07) Challenges

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